IAM Architect

Basking Ridge, NJ, United States
Jan 29, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are looking for hand-on technical Identity platform engineer with expertise is Implementing Identity & Access Management technology solution for a traditional and modern enterprise solution. In this role, you will lead the Identity platform engineering services for Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.


• Act as a principle Engineering/Architect for IAM Portfolio of Services

• Lead/Own the Design and Implementation of IAM Services for Legacy & modern application

• Engage with and influence the many stakeholders and interested parties to ensure compliance, security and operational functional requirements are met or exceeded

• Understanding the IAM integration space as well as the build vs. buy trade-offs for a core engineering team

• Responsible for installing, configuring, customizing and maintaining the Identity and Access Management products.

• Create and implement automated processes that reduce manual efforts and increase overall efficiency and scalability

• Implement/Enhance services for reporting on the health, effectiveness and efficiency of IAM services

• Improve the efficiency and scalability of operational systems and processes to accommodate the rapid growth of users

• Responsible for working with the vendor partners or internal teams to design and deliver IAM solutions.

• Work with the teams to ensure standards are being followed for current and future IAM implementations.


• 8+ years relevant Identity & Access Management ( IAM ) experience

• 2+ Years supporting Modern Technology stacks i.e Serverless, container service architecture

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.

• Expertise in Sailpoint, Ping Identity, Certificate / Key Management Service, Directory Services, & Key cloak or similar.

• Good understanding of Multi-Factor authentication and Privileged Access Management.

• Must have working knowledge and understanding of networking technologies such as LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, load balancers, firewalls etc.

• The individual in this role must be able to understand and interpret identity and access management strategies and direction. Further, the person must be able to bring together key tenets of Information Security to the IAM cloud strategies and develop technical security solutions that properly align. The Architect will contribute to the overall effort of the IAM direction of the organization.

• Experience using RESTful and web API services

• Experience using Jira, Confluence and Git

• Be driven by, and have a bias toward, autonomy: you'll be given a lot of context on the problems we're trying to solve, but you'll need to figure out how to solve them

• Be invested in the long-term view: while we need to deliver value this month and this quarter, we need to avoid technical debt and other forms of unnecessary complications that will serve us poorly in the future

• Demonstrate expertise with Python (our codebase is almost entirely Python 3.6 with Go starting to make some inroads)

• Be comfortable with cloud environments ( AWS, ServerLess, Container or very large-scale data center environments

• Comfortable working with OpenSource technologies in the context of IAM

• A natural inclination to work that is fast-paced, dynamic and self directed

• Comfortable working in DevOps

• Have great verbal and written communication skills - Ability to tell a story

• Certified AWS Solutions Architect - Associate

• Certified AWS Solutions Architect - Professional


Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.